Last Build Date: Wed, 26 Oct 2016 14:18:17 America/New_York
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 16:09:00 EDTThe freshman guard from Snellville, Ga. joins the Flats from Shiloh High School.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 16:51:00 EDTA Salute to Service celebration on opening night (Nov. 11) and the annual Michael Isenhour Toy Drive on Nov. 18 highlight an extensive list of promotional activities planned for Georgia Tech's early season games in men's basketball at McCamish Pavilion.
Sat, 22 Oct 2016 09:48:00 EDTGeorgia Tech makes its first visit ever to VCU Dec. 7, returning the trip the Rams made to Atlanta a year ago, which resulted in a 77-64 Yellow Jacket victory. The Rams went on to play in the NCAA Tournament for the sixth straight year.
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 14:20:00 EDTFans may get excited when Josh Pastner says he sees a "night and day" difference in his players now vs. earlier workouts, and that's OK because Georgia Tech's new men's basketball coach relishes ramping up everything.
Wed, 19 Oct 2016 14:16:00 EDTA native of Waycross, Ga., freshman Shaheed Medlock comes to the Flats after lettering for four years at Ware County High School under head coach Tre Hill.
Sat, 15 Oct 2016 09:45:00 EDTGeorgia Tech and Tennessee are set to meet for the 71st time on Dec. 3 at Thompson-Boling Arena in Knoxville, Tenn., Tech’s first visit to Knoxville since 2004. The series between the two former Southeastern Conference rivals is one of the oldest in Yellow Jackets’ history. Tech escaped with a 69-67 victory over the Vols last November in McCamish Pavilion.
Fri, 14 Oct 2016 11:36:00 EDTThe box-and-one is great defensive strategy in slowing an opposing team’s hot player.
But could it actually work in reverse offensively? What if a team spread the floor to the point that it stationed as many as four guys on the perimeter with one guy in the paint to retrieve the rebound or simply operate more freely?
Georgia Tech is working on it this pre-season.
Wed, 12 Oct 2016 11:16:00 EDTHailing from San Diego, Calif., Justin Moore comes to the Flats hoping to make an immediate impact as a guard.
Mon, 10 Oct 2016 15:02:00 EDTGeorgia Tech has finalized its 2016-17 men’s basketball schedule with tip-off times for all of its November and December games, and has moved back its weeknight non-conference games a half-hour to 7:30 p.m.
Fri, 07 Oct 2016 16:19:00 EDTLuke Schenscher found his way back from Australia recently, and it was like old times as the big man in the middle of Georgia Tech's magical run to the 2004 national championship game was amidst the Yellow Jackets again.
He still smiles frequently, and found plenty of occasions to grin in just his second trip to The Flats since graduating in 2005 with a degree in management.
Fri, 07 Oct 2016 12:37:00 EDTGeorgia Tech makes its first road trip of the season Nov. 29 when the Yellow Jackets visit Penn State in the ACC/Big Ten Challenge, the third time the teams are meeting as part of the annual inter-conference event. This is the sixth in a series of previews of the Yellow Jackets' non-conference opponents.
Wed, 05 Oct 2016 12:49:00 EDTGraduate student transfer Kellen McCormick joins the Flats from Western Michigan where he played under the Broncos' head coach Mike Hawkins.
Mon, 03 Oct 2016 18:34:00 EDTGeorgia Tech's men's basketball team opened its first official pre-season practice under new head coach Monday afternoon with an intense 2 1/2-hour workout at the Zelnak Center practice facility that included competition with winners and losers in every drill.
Sun, 02 Oct 2016 14:52:00 EDTWith so much that is new at every level of the Georgia Tech men’s basketball program, the Yellow Jackets will look quite different when pre-season practice begins Monday, yet in at least one way head coach Josh Pastner won’t change.
He’s going to demand that his team push the pace, and not just on offense.
Seniors Quinton Stephens, Josh Heath, Corey Heyward and Rand Rowland are back along with juniors Tadric Jackson and Ben Lammers, yet they’re greenhorns in ways. They combined to average 16.6 points and 10.2 rebounds last season, and besides that the lay of the land and their teammates are shifting.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 10:59:00 EDTGeorgia Tech hosts Tulane in game 5 of the upcoming season, the 71st meeting between the two teams one of the longest-running series in Yellow Jacket history, and the fourth meeting in the last six years. This is the fifth in a series of previews of the Yellow Jackets' non-conference opponents.